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Ford is recalling a driveshaft problem that can cause a sudden loss of power while driving or unexpected rollaways while parking. Neither of these things are ideal. … continue reading
Ford is recalling the 2011-2013 F-150 because it can suddenly downshift, causing whiplash and at least five crashes. The 6-speed transmission is dropping into 1st gear due to a communication breakdown between the transmission output speed s … continue reading
The 2019 Ranger’s gear shifter interlock is being recalled because it could allow the truck to shift out of park unintentionally. The interlock is supposed to prevent the transmission from shifting when the vehicle is off or the driver’s fo … continue reading
Ford’s $450,000 supercar is at risk of becoming the world’s most expensive bonfire.
Ford says no crashes or injuries have been reported, but one fire was caused by hydraulic fluid that leaked from the valve block assembly. The leaking flui … continue reading
Ford is recalling 15,000 F-150’s from the 2017 model year. David Woods, reporting for CarComplaints.com:
“The 2017 trucks are equipped with 10-speed automatic transmissions that can remain in gear no matter where the gear shift lever is po … continue reading
After a series of PowerShift class-actions and years of complaints, a lawsuit settlement is on the horizon.
The settlement, once approved by a federal judge, will include about 1.5 million model year 2011-2016 Ford Fiesta and 2012-2016 For … continue reading
Ford's "best of both worlds" PowerShift transmission is facing more leagl heat, this time by 28 named plaintiffs in Texas.
the dual-clutch lawsuit alleges the vehicles suffer from a long list of problems including shuddering, sli … continue reading
The Ford Focus Electric has to be recalled because you might not be able to shift the thing into park.
"The automaker says the 2015-2016 Focus Electric cars have differential pinion shafts that can wear out and cause the shafts to fra … continue reading
A proposed class-action lawsuit has been filed in Illinois on behalf on all US consumers that purchased or leased a 2011-2015 Ford Fiesta or 2012-2015 Ford Focus and have had to endure the terrible driving experience of the PowerShift dual- … continue reading
A class-action lawsuit says that Ford's new dual-clutch transmissions are a defective bucket of bolts.
the lawsuit alleges the transmission was manufactured defective and is causing Fiesta and Focus owners nothing but headaches. Owners com … continue reading